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Mao Zhua Cao

Mao Zhua Cao
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Name

Mao Zhua Cao (Radix Ranunculi Ternati)

  1. 貓爪草
  2. Radix Ranunculi Ternati
  3. 猫爪草

The Effect of Mao Zhua Cao

Property

Sweet, warm, neutral; liver and lung meridians entered.

Actions

Resolve phlegm and dissipate nodulation, remove toxicity and resolve swelling.

Indications

Scrofula, malaria, pulmonary tuberculosis, snake and insect bites, toothache, pharyngitis, migraine, deep-rooted boil.

Dosage and Administrations

Decoct 9~15 g. Proper dosage is for external application, pounded into powder for applying.